Western Lore Issue 1
Topics Western Lore, Tim White, Sacramento, Zine, Punk, Nevada, Ghost Towns, Camping
, Tim White
, Ghost Towns
Western Lore - Issue #1
Book contributor Todd Paoletti
By Tim White
You have in your hands the very first issue of Western Lore, a collection of essays and stories involving various western topics. Yes, it is that broad.
For close to eight years now my friends and I have been finding ghost towns in Nevada to camp at. When trying to avoid research for papers at my college library I would be pulled by some uncontrollable force to the Nevada history section. Here I did endless browsing and found new places in the desert to explore. My teachers always told me that my papers were okay but lacking a little research. Yeah, yeah. I would get enthusiastic and make pamphlets with stories, maps, descriptions, then and now photos of these towns, and give them to my friends. The information was always wrong...